Jane Magdaline ERVIN

HAIRSTON.org ID#1046, b. 10 March 1822
Father*Col. William ERVIN1 b. 16 Aug 1780, d. 6 Nov 1839
Mother*Elizabeth DICK b. 6 Dec 1786, d. 10 Dec 1844
Birth*Jane Magdaline ERVIN was born on 10 March 1822 in South Carolina.1,2,3 
She was the daughter of Col. William ERVIN and Elizabeth DICK.1 
Marriage*Jane Magdaline ERVIN married David Itly WILSON on 5 May 1839 in Lowndes County, Mississippi.1,4,3 
Death SpouseJane Magdaline ERVIN's husband, David Itly Wilson, died on 21 August 1839.1,3 
WillIn Col. William ERVIN's will dated 11 October 1839, Jane Magdaline ERVIN was named as an heir; Mentioned: Sons - John Milton, James Washington, Edwin Alexander, William, Daughters - Margaret Mariah Gibson, Jane Magdelen Ervin, Sarah Ann Ervin. Probate Book E, Page 482, Lowndes County, Mississippi. 
Marriage*She married Rev. John M. MORROW on 7 January 1841 in Lowndes County, Mississippi. This was her second marriage.1,4,3 
Census 1850Jane Magdaline ERVIN appeared on the 1850 census of Rev. John M. MORROW on 29 October 1850 in Oktibbeha County, Mississippi.2

Death Spouse*Jane Magdaline ERVIN's husband, John M. Morrow, died in 1857. 
Census 1860*She was Head of Household on 10 August 1860 in Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi. Jane Marrow and her children Clotill 15, Samuel 7 and John 12 are living in a boarding house owned by B. S. Long.5

Census 1880*She appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 in Waco, McLennan County, Texas.6


Family 1

David Itly WILSON d. 21 Aug 1839

Family 2

Rev. John M. MORROW b. 1809, d. 1857

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S284] Ervin Family Birth, Marriage and Death Records from 1780 to 1857 estimated to have been written in 1857 and is in very poor, but readable condition. Passed down by my great grandmother Virginia Antionette Ervin's family after she died in 1890., Personal Collection - original documents.
  2. [S1850] 1850 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  3. [S285] Thomas, Betty Wood; The Ervin Family, Genealogy and Local History, The Columbus Dispatch.
  4. [S76] Mississippi Marriages, 1776-1935, Ancestry.com.
  5. [S1860] 1860 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  6. [S1880] 1880 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  7. [S287] Ervin Family Cemetery at Liberty Hall, Lowndes County, Mississippi.
Last Edited19 Aug 2017